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  • Hardy bulbs of the garlic family, some species of which are ornamental; the inflorescence is umbellate.
  • Plant Jerusalem artichokes, shallots, garlic, horse-radish and early potatoes.
  • Garlic was placed by the ancient Greeks on the piles of stones at cross-roads, as a supper for Hecate (Theophrastus, Characters, AECUISacµovias); and according to Pliny garlic and onions were invocated as deities by the Egyptians at the taking of oaths.
  • Garlic may also be prescribed as an extract consisting of the inspissated juice, in doses of 5-io grains, and as the syrupus allii aceticus, in doses of 1-4 drachms. This last preparation has recently been much extolled in the treatment of pulmonary tuberculosis or phthisis.
  • He also noticed a strong garlic-like odour, which we now know to be due to ozone.
 

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